- Saturday 10th May 2014 11:00 - 19:30 at Sandford Parks Lido
Our annual opening day celebration with entrance price of 2p and staff in traditional uniform. Activities available for all the family with your first chance of the year to have a swim.
Gates will open at 11am and close at 7.30pm.
We are excited to announce that British diver Jack Laugher will be our honoured guest at the opening day this year. More details to follow.
11.00am Gates open for the 2014 Season. 2 pence entry for all.
Cheltenham Silver Band perform as the gates open.
Children’s Trail – answer all the questions for the chance to win a season ticket. Ask reception for details.
Treasure hunt for a sixpence! Once you’ve found one take it to reception to see what you’ve won.
12.00 Jack Laugher – Meet the International Diver for Great Britain, British Champion and double World Junior Champion - www.jacklaugher.com
13.00 Sandford Sprint
Anyone can enter this 50m (1 length) race. Registration at 12.30
No public swimming in main pool for approx 30mins.
13.30 Train with Jack Laugher – For children aged 8-15. Join Jack dryside to practice diving training techniques.
14.00 Cheltenham Swimming and Waterpolo Club
Cheltenham Waterpolo Club are this years ASA British Gas National Champions and will be playing an exhibition match against the London Polytechnic Water Polo Club.
15.30 Cheltenham Canoe Club
Canoeing taster session in the main pool deep end.
17.00 Main pool returns to normal for the rest of the day.